- Promote Lifelong Learning and Literacy in all Forms
Through collections and programs, increase the access by Tulsa residents to the intellectual content of our culture, allowing them to pursue their own learning and interests, and fully engage in our society.
- Contribute to Stronger Communities
Through the further development and deployment of new, 21st century library service models, contribute to the civic and economic development of our communities.
- Cultivate Engaged Employees
Build an irresistible organization by attracting, recruiting, growing and retaining an engaged workforce.
- Manage information
- Foster the love of reading
- Provide research services
- Offer access to information
- Bridge the digital divide
- Facilitate lifelong learning
2018 Holiday Hours
All locations will be closed on Mon, Jan. 1 for New Year's Day
All locations will be closed on Tues, Jan. 2 for inventory
All locations will be closed on Mon, Jan. 15 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
All locations will be closed on Mon, Feb. 19 for President's Day
Central and Regional libraies are closed on Sun, Apr. 1 for Easter
All locations will be closed on Mon, May 28 for Memorial Day
All locations will be closed on Wed, Jul. 4 for Independence Day
All locations will be closed on Mon, Sep. 3 for Labor Day
All locations will be closed on Mon, Oct. 8 for Staff Development
All locations will be closed on Sun, Nov. 11 for Veteran's Day
All locations will be closed on Thu, Nov. 22 for Thanksgiving Day
All locations will be closed on Mon, Dec. 24 for Christmas Eve Day
All locations will be closed on Tue, Dec. 25 for Christmas Day
All locations close at 6:00 pm on Dec. 26th and 27th
From shelving books at your local library to instructing an Internet training session, volunteering at the library strengthens the community. Volunteering is as flexible as your schedule. Last year, more than 921 volunteers gave more than 34,000 hours of their time to the library system. This equals the full-time equivalent of 16.42 employees! Learn more about volunteering with TCCL by visiting our Volunteer Page today!
Friends of the Library
Friends of the Tulsa City-County Libraries was founded in 1957 and incorporated in 1968 as a nonprofit organization. Its purpose is to aid and promote the activities and goals of the Tulsa City-County Library system. The Friends organization fulfills its purpose through diverse programs and activities responsive to a wide range of needs and concerns. Learn more about Friends of the Library or apply for membership online by visiting our Friends of the Library page today!